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I Am Somebody (Chinese: 我是路人甲) is a 2015 drama film written and directed by Derek Yee about extras working at the Hengdian World Studios. A Chinese-Hong Kong co-production, the film was released in China on July 3, 2015.[1][2]

I Am Somebody
I Am Somebody poster.jpeg
Directed by Derek Yee
Produced by Mandy Law
Peggy Lee
Written by Derek Yee
Music by Peter Kam
Edited by Derek Hui
Distributed by Zhejiang Bona Film and Television Prod.
Huaxia Film Distribution (China)
Distribution Workshop (Hong Kong)
Release date
  • June 12, 2015 (2015-06-12) (SIFF)
  • July 3, 2015 (2015-07-03) (China)
Running time
139 minutes
Country China
Hong Kong
Language Mandarin
Box office CN¥63.2 million




The film opened the 2015 Shanghai International Film Festival on June 12, 2015[1] and was released in China on July 3, 2015.[2]


Box officeEdit

The film earned CN¥63.18 million at the Chinese box office.[3]

Critical responseEdit

Maggie Lee of Variety called the film an "empathetic but overlong ensembler."[1]

Awards and nominationsEdit

Year Award Category Nominated work Result Ref.
2015 2nd Hengdian Film and TV Festival of China Commendation Award I Am Somebody Won [4]
Rising Star Award Wan Guopeng Won


  1. ^ a b c Maggie Lee (June 17, 2015). "Film Review: 'I Am Somebody'". Retrieved October 10, 2015.
  2. ^ a b "我是路人甲 (2015)". (in Chinese). Retrieved October 10, 2015.
  3. ^ "我是路人甲(2015)". (in Chinese). Retrieved October 10, 2015.
  4. ^ "第二届"文荣奖"揭晓 胡歌周迅分获最佳男女主角". NetEase. 2015-10-31.

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